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Take a walk - Every day at 10.00am, Walk Wellington gives you an excellent introduction into this exuberant, walkable city and its people. Our guides have a deep knowledge and love of Wellington and enjoy helping to make your visit an absolutely...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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111 Wakefield Street | end of Cuba St, Wellington 6141, New Zealand
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+64 4-473 3145
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All reviews walking tour supreme court bank building your bearings great introduction to the city guide peter city's history great tour wealth of knowledge hour tour highly recommend this tour great morning small fee two hours an excellent guide private tour interesting facts
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been to Wellington several times we were hoping to get some background information on Wellington without spending time trying to find our own way around. John L covered a very well thought out route including the Supreme Court , St Pauls and added meaning...More

1  Thank shirlr28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed a wonderful tour with Margaret despite blustery weather! I had walked around on my own previously but having a guide point out all the meaning and history is so helpful. I was able to meander back on my own spending time at many...More

2  Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was taken on a tour by Stella, who is a lovely woman with incredible knowledge of Wellington and its history. We covered a lot of ground in 2 and half hours; a walking tour is a great way to both see Wellington and keep...More

1  Thank Matt W
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Took a walking tour with our guide Tina, who was a fount of information on Wellington and NZ history. She provided really thoughtful commentary and suggestions, and the time passed really quickly yet we covered a lot of ground in just 2.5 hrs. I have...More

3  Thank Tikkitraveler
Reviewed 7 August 2018

A really lovely walking tour. Gathered so much information and local history off of Stella. Thoroughly enjoyed the tour and Wellington.

2  Thank jimbobsenior
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This tour was superb, and at $20, a total bargain! Robin was very helpful, and had a wealth of knowledge to hand. I could happily have continued the tour another hour to gain more information. I went back to several places pointed out en route...More

2  Thank jildojildo
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

I loved every minute of the 2,5 hour tour. Gavin, my guide, adapted the information to my interests, has very good storytelling skills and one can feel he really loves the city. Wellington is a small city and, for an European eye, it’s architecture might...More

3  Thank IoanaAlexandraS3
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

An excellent walk that was well-paced and full of interesting facts. Keith was relaxed and knowledgable, and I would recommend the walk as a great way to get your bearings in an interesting city. Excellent mix of history and contemporary information, which matches the many...More

2  Thank Sushi-fan10
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We were on a port stop from Radiance Of The Seas. Setting up reservations with Gavin was easy, as were the directions on where to meet our guide. We had 10 walkers in the group. Our guide, Heather, has been leading the tour for many...More

1  Thank Mary R
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

A useful and interesting tour, with Kay. Well worth the small fee. But previous similar ones that we have done had had more history and anecdotes that make them more fun.

1  Thank Chris B
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hopsy
6 January 2017|
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Response from Tweetypieis | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can. The tour doesn't take you past it but you can walk there from the waterfront.
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mausey
20 December 2015|
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Response from WebmasterWW | Property representative |
To book a tour with Walk Wellington you need to get to our website. You can do this by following the link that is shown on our Trip Advisor page. Once you are on the Walk Wellington site, follow the link to Secure Online... More
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TravelPanda99
3 April 2015|
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Response from George F | Property representative |
Our guided city walk does not include a ride on the "Cable car". The walk passes the entrance on Lambton Quay where we provide comment on the Cable Car, and suggestions for including a walk through the Botanical Gardens... More
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